Egypt to lift emergency law in 6 months - agency

CAIRO Sat Feb 19, 2011 9:52am EST

CAIRO Feb 19 (Reuters) - Egypt will lift its emergency laws within six months, an official was quoted as saying by the state news agency on Saturday. Cancellation of the state of emergency was one of the main demands of protesters who toppled Hosni Mubarak from power. (Writing by Tom Perry)

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